Mantua-West Greene, Alabama

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Population in July 2007: 1,738.
Males: 849  (48.9%)
Females: 889  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Alabama median age:  35.8 years

Zip code: 35462

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,793 (it was $20,474 in 2000)
Mantua-West Greene:

$24,793
AL:

$42,849

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,276 (it was $18,822 in 2000)

Mantua-West Greene CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $52,135 (it was $30,500 in 2000)
Mantua-West Greene:

$52,135
AL:

$122,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $97,859; Detached houses: $127,816; Townhouses or other attached units: $59,430; Mobile homes: $39,590
  • Races in Mantua-West Greene, AL (2000)

    Mantua-West Greene races chart
    • 1,55581.8%Black alone
    • 32517.1%White alone
    • 110.6%Hispanic
    • 60.3%Two or more races
    • 30.2%American Indian alone

Races in Mantua-West Greene detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mantua-West Greene: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 232.5 square miles.

Population density: 7.5 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Mantua-West Greene:

  • High school or higher: 58.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 21.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mantua-West Greene CCD:

  • Never married: 32.8%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 7.2%
  • Widowed: 13.1%
  • Divorced: 6.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Mantua-West Greene CCD:  0.7% ($199)
Alabama:  0.4% ($289)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (32.8 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (80.0 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (487.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Union, AL (2.7 miles ), Aliceville, AL (3.5 miles ), South Pickens, AL (3.5 miles ), Eutaw, AL (3.6 miles ), Gainesville, AL (3.7 miles ), McMullen, AL (3.7 miles) , Boligee, AL (3.9 miles ), Panola-Geiger, AL (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 32.98 N, Longitude: 88.03 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.4%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Paper (5%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Food (4%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Mantua-West Greene: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Mantua-West Greene, Alabama

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Tornado activity:

Mantua-West Greene-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/16/2000, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the Mantua-West Greene place center killed 11 people and injured 144 people and caused $13 million in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 22.1 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 178 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mantua-West Greene-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.8 miles away from Mantua-West Greene center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 136.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 52.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 173.4 miles away from Mantua-West Greene center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 225.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Greene County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Mantua-West Greene:

  • WARRIOR AREA HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; EUTAW, AL)
  • ALICEVILLE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ALICEVILLE, AL)
  • ALABAMA HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; EUTAW, AL)
  • GREENE COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; EUTAW, AL)
  • GREENE COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; EUTAW, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mantua-West Greene:

  • East Mississippi Community College (about 29 miles; Scooba, MS; Full-time enrollment: 5,180)
  • University of West Alabama (about 29 miles; Livingston, AL; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 30 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • The University of Alabama (about 33 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 42 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • Mississippi State University (about 55 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)
  • Meridian Community College (about 59 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)

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Notable locations in Mantua-West Greene: Williams Landing (A), Double O Hunting Club (B), Sam Acre (C), Sipsey River Hunting Club (D), River Bend Hunting and Fishing Club (E), Ridge Hunting Club (F), West Greene Volunteer Fire Department (G), Mantua - Lewiston Volunteer Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mantua-West Greene include: Rehoboth Church Number 2 (A), Pleasant Grove Methodist Church (B), Mount Zion Church (C), Saint Johns Church (D), Eutaw African Methodist Episcopal Church (E), Mount Sinai Methodist Church (F), Morrows Chapel Presbyterian Church (G), Clinton Baptist Church (H), Zion Hill Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old Shiloh Cemetery (1), Coleman Cemetery (2), Collins Cemetery (3), Cooks Cemetery (4), Horton Cemetery (5), Craig Cemetery (6), Hutton Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: King Lake (A), Smith Lake (B), Bend Lake (C), Moon Lake (D), Carpenters Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Taylor Creek (A), Spencer Branch (B), Smith Branch (C), Shambley Creek (D), Rogers Creek (E), Reeves Branch (F), Negro Slough (G), Noxubee River (H), Murphy Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Mantua-West Greene include: Barnes Bend Access Area (1), Damsite East Bank Public Use Area (2), Gainesville Access Area (3), Riverside Recreation Area (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Greene County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  63.6%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.5%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

32.7%
Whole state:

16.1%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

13.5%
Whole state:

7.3%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.7
Alabama average:

13.2

Mantua-West Greene travel time to work - commute Mantua-West Greene mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mantua-West Greene CCD (based on Greene County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,13412
Black Protestant8577
Mainline Protestant3758
Catholic371
Other22-
None6,620-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Greene County:

6.52 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Greene County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Greene County:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

3.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

17.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Greene County:

43.5%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.2%
State:

13.5%

5.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,562 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Alabama average:

6.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  1.88% ($20,264 average AGI)
from Marengo County, AL  0.46% ($29,538)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,106 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Alabama average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tuscaloosa County, AL  2.51% ($29,690 average AGI)
to Marengo County, AL  0.64% ($36,111)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mantua-West Greene:

  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTSK (790 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRAG (590 AM; 1 kW; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: BIRMINGHAM CHRISTIAN RADIO)
  • WSPZ (1150 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: RADIO SOUTH, INC)
  • WWPG (1280 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: LAWSON OF TUSCALOOSA, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WACT (1420 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mantua-West Greene:

  • WZBQ (94.1 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQZZ (104.3 FM; EUTAW, AL; Owner: JIM LAWSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WALN (89.3 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WTXT (98.1 FM; FAYETTE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTUG-FM (92.9 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WBEI (101.7 FM; REFORM, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WBHJ (95.7 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WDGM (99.1 FM; GREENSBORO, AL; Owner: WARRIOR BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WJDQ (101.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W213AS (90.5 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: WEST ALABAMA CHRISTIAN COMMS., INC.)
  • WACR-FM (103.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: T & W COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Mantua-West Greene:

  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WLDM (Channel 23; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CHANNEL 23, LLC)
  • W46BU (Channel 46; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDVZ-CA (Channel 3; GREENSBORO, AL; Owner: TTI, INC.)
  • WIIQ (Channel 41; DEMOPOLIS, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (66%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Mantua-West Greene compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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